Robinson, Basil William
ROBINSON, Basil William
ROBINSON, Basil William. British, b. 1912. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Keeper Emeritus, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1972-76, now retired (Assistant Keeper, 1939-54; Deputy Keeper, 1954-66; Keeper, Dept. of Metalwork, 1966-72). Founder, 1954, and Chairman, Aldrich Catch Club. President, Royal Asiatic Society, 1970-73; FBA, 1981. Publications: Arms and Armour of Old Japan, 1951; Catalogue of a Loan Exhibition of Persian Miniatures, 1951; Persian Paintings, 1952; The Kevorkian Collection: Islamic Painting and Drawings, 1953; Persian Painting, 1953; Summary Catalogue of Drawings by Kuniyoshi, 1953; A Primer of Japanese Sword- Blades, 1955; Persian Miniatures, 1957; Japanese Landscape Prints of the 19th Century, 1957; (trans. with R. Eldon) Trafalgar, by Rene Maine, 1957; Catalogue of the Persian Paintings in the Bodleian Library, 1958; Bottle- Tickets, 1958; (co-author) The Chester Beatty Library: Catalogue of the Persian Manuscripts and Miniatures, vol. II, 1960, vol. III, 1962; Kuniyoshi, 1961; The Arts of the Japanese Sword, 1961; Hiroshige, 1962; Persian Drawings, 1965; Persian Miniature Painting from Collections in the British Isles, 1967; (with B. Gray) The Persian Art of the Book, 1972; Chinese Cloisonne Enamels, 1972; Miniatures Persanes: Donation Pozzi, 1974; Persian Paintings in the India Office Library, 1976; (ed. and co-author) Islamic Painting in the Keir Collection, 1976; Japanese Sword-Fittings in the Baur Collection, 1980; Persian Paintings in the John Rylands Library, 1980; Kuniyoshi, the Warrior Prints, 1982; The Aldrich Book of Catches, 1989; Fifteenth-Century Persian Painting: Problems and Issues, 1991; Jean Pozzi: L'Orient d'un Collectionneur, 1992; Persian Paintings in the Royal Asiatic Society, 1998; The Persian Book of Kings, 2002. Author of articles and reviews on Persian and Japanese art. Address: 41 Redcliffe Gardens, London SW10 9JH, England.
"Robinson, Basil William." Writers Directory 2005. . Encyclopedia.com. (September 21, 2018). http://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/culture-magazines/robinson-basil-william
"Robinson, Basil William." Writers Directory 2005. . Retrieved September 21, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/culture-magazines/robinson-basil-william
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.